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Since inception in 1958, NASA has accomplished many great scientific and technological feats in air and space. NASA technology also has been adapted for many nonaerospace uses by the private sector. NASA remains a leading force in scientific research and in stimulating public interest in aerospace exploration, as well as science and technology in general. Perhaps more importantly, our exploration of space has taught us to view Earth, ourselves, and the universe in a new way. The Space Shuttle... Topic: NASA
Expedition 43 Commander Terry Virts of NASA, Soyuz Commander Anton Shkaplerov of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Flight Engineer Samantha Cristoforetti of ESA (European Space Agency) were greeted in a traditional ceremony at the airport in Karaganda, Kazakhstan on June 11, a few hours after landing in their Soyuz TMA-15M spacecraft in Kazakhstan near the town of Dzhezkazgan. After the ceremony, the crew split up, with Shkaplerov returning to his training base in Star City,... Topic: expedition 43
This NASA documentary celebrates 50 years of extravehicular activity (EVA) or spacewalks that began with the first two EVAs conducted by Russian Alexey Leonov in March 1965 and American astronaut Edward White in June 1965 . The documentary features interviews with NASA Administrator and astronaut, Charles Bolden, NASA Deputy Administrator and spacesuit designer, Dava Newman, as well as other astronauts, engineers, technicians, managers and luminaries of spacewalk history. They share their... Topic: NASA
On Wednesday, May 27, the International Space Station took the next step to prepare the orbiting laboratory for the future arrival of U.S. commercial crew and cargo vehicles. Robotics flight controllers in Mission Control Houston and Canada detached the large Permanent Multipurpose Module (PMM), used as a supply depot on the orbital laboratory, from the Earth-facing port of the Unity module and robotically relocated it to the forward port of the Tranquility module. This move cleared the... Topics: 4K, UHD, NASA, Space Station, ISS, PMM, Robotic arm, Canadarm2, Commercial Crew, Docking Adapter,...
Vice President Dick Cheney addressed the Mars Exploration Rover Project Team and the JPL community. NASA's Deputy Administrator Fred Gregory and JPL's Director Dr. Charles Elachi also addresses the JPL community. Master: DVCPro25.Audio 1: Mono mix 2: Mono mix.
The next step in growing a robust commercial market in low-Earth orbit and preparing the International Space Station for the future arrival of U.S. commercial crew and cargo vehicles will be undertaken on Wednesday, May 27. The large Permanent Multipurpose Module (PMM) that is used as a supply depot on the orbital laboratory will be detached from the Earth-facing port of the Unity module and robotically relocated to the forward port of the Tranquility module using the space station's... Topic: NASA
NASA is developing the Space Launch System rocket, Orion spacecraft and the grounds systems needed to launch astronauts to destinations far into the solar system. Between January and March 2015, the agency made strides to build these capabilities. Recents progress includes a test of the RS-25 engine, evaluation of the Orion heat shield that flew into space in 2014, upgrades to the Mobile Launcher and Crawler Transporter at Kennedy Space Center in Florida, and to the Pegasus barge that will... Topic: NASA
Expedition 44 Soyuz Commander Oleg Kononenko of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Kjell Lindgren and Flight Engineer Kimiya Yui of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, and their backups, Yuri Malenchenko of Roscosmos, Tim Kopra of NASA and Timothy Peake of the European Space Agency conducted final qualification training at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia May 6 and 7. Kononenko, Lindgren and Yui are scheduled to launch on May 27,... Topics: ISS, Expedition 44
Title: 30 Minutes to Mars Description: NASA has robots and rovers on the surface of Mars and is planning on sending humans there as soon as technically possible, but there are steppingstones to getting there, conducting valuable scientific research, and returning home safely. Dr. Jim Green, NASA planetary science division director and NASA Astronaut Stan Love explore the next steps and help answer the questions of what a crew might experience on the Martian surface; what kind of samples could... Topic: NASA
This footage was taken by U.S. astronaut Terry Virts during two spacewalks (EVAs) on the International Space Station on February 25, 2015 and March 1, 2015. On EVA #30, Virts and fellow astronaut Barry “Butch” Wilmore routed a series of cables in preparation for the arrival of two International Docking Adapters later in 2015. Virts also lubricated elements at the latching end of the space station’s Canadarm2 robotic arm while Wilmore prepares the Tranquility module for the relocation of... ( 5 reviews ) Topic: NASA
Expedition 43 commander Terry Virts of NASA took time to send a special message to celebrators around the globe recognizing the anniversary of the first human space flight. On April 12, 1961, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human in space, making a 108-minute orbital flight in his Vostok 1 spacecraft. Space cooperation has been a hallmark of U.S.-Russia relations, including during the height of the Cold War, and most notably, in the past 14 consecutive years of continuous human... Topics: Yuri’s Night, Yuri Gagarin, Vostok, Terry Virts, Expedition 43, Anniversary, Human Space Flight,...
NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko answer questions about their arrival aboard the International Space Station and the beginning of their one-year mission in space on Monday, March 30, 2015. The two veteran spacefarers’ mission will collect scientific daw important to future human exploration of our solar system, and conduct experiments in biology and biotechnology, Earth and space science, physical sciences, technology advancement and human physiology that... Topics: Scott Kelly, Mikhail Kornienko, NASA, Roscosmos, one-year crew, Expedition 43, Soyuz, twins,...
Expedition 43 Soyuz Commander Gennady Padalka with Flight Engineers Mikhail Kornienko of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) and Scott Kelly from NASA, participated in a variety of activities at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on March 21 and 23 as they prepared for launch to the International Space Station on March 27 U.S. time (March 28, Kazakh time). The footage includes the crew’s traditional media day activities at the Cosmonaut Hotel in Baikonur and their final inspection... Topics: Expedition 43, NASA, Mikhail Kornienko, Scott Kelly
At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Expedition 43 Soyuz Commander Gennady Padalka with Flight Engineers Mikhail Kornienko and Scott Kelly participated in a variety of activities March 14-20 as they prepared for their launch to the International Space Station on March 27 U.S. time (March 28, Kazakh time). Kelly and Kornienko will spend a year aboard the orbital outpost. Topics: NASA, Expedition 43, Scott Kelly, Mikhail Kornienko
Audio recorded during a live interactive event between the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. and space-suit wearing divers underwater in the NASA-JSC Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory - the giant pool used for spacewalk training.Audio recorded and archived by Houston ACR at the NASA-Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas. Topics: NASA, EVA, Space Suit, Space Walk, NBL, Neutral Buoyancy Lab, Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory, NASM,...
WELCOME TO SPACE TO GROUND, YOUR WEEKLY LOOK AT WHAT’S HAPPENING ON BOARD THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION. I’M DAN HUOT.MARCH 18 MARKED 50 YEARS OF ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING ASPECTS OF HUMAN SPACEFLIGHT: SPACEWALKING. IN 5 DECADES, WE’VE GONE FROM ALEXY LEONOV’S FIRST FORAY INTO THE VACUUM OF SPACE TO BUILDING THE LARGEST AND MOST COMPLEX SPACE LABORATORY EVER IN EXISTENCE. CHECK OUT SOME OF THE UPCOMING ANNIVERSARIES AND LEARN EVERYTHING THERE IS TO KNOW ABOUT SPACEWALKING AT... Topic: NASA
Expedition 42 commander Barry Wilmore of NASA arrived at Ellington Field, Houston Thursday night, March 12, following his return to Earth Wednesday, March 11. Wilmore and flight engineers Alexander Samokutyaev and Elena Serova of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) completed a 167-day mission on the International Space Station that included hundreds of scientific experiments and several spacewalks to prepare the orbiting laboratory for future arrivals by U.S. commercial crew... Topics: Expedition 42, Barry Wilmore, NASA, ISS
Expedition 42 Soyuz Commander Alexander Samokutyaev and Flight Engineer Elena Serova of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) were greeted in a traditional ceremony at the airport in Karaganda, Kazakhstan on March 12, a few hours after landing along with Expedition 42 Commander Barry Wilmore of NASA in their Soyuz TMA-14M spacecraft near Dzhezkazgan, Kazakhstan. After the ceremony, the crew split up, with Samokutyaev and Serova returning to their training base in Star City, Russia, while... Topics: Expedition 42, NASA, ISS
A collection of high resolution video footage for the One Year Crew mission to the International Space Station. For more footage on archive.org, click here. Description of the files: Selected "best of" video from Scott Kelly's Space Shuttle and ISS missions and associated training. One-Year-Mission.mov Selected "best of" video from Mark Kelly's Space Shuttle mission and associated training. Mark-Kelly-Mission-Highlights_Reel.mxf Mark-Kelly-Mission-Crew-Presentation.mxf... Topics: NASA, One Year Crew, ISS, Scott Kelly
Expedition 43 Soyuz Commander Gennady Padalka and Flight Engineer Mikhail Kornienko of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Scott Kelly and their backups, Alexei Ovchinin and Sergei Volkov of Roscosmos and Jeff Williams of NASA visited the Gagarin Museum where they viewed historic space artifacts at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia March 6. They then toured Red Square and the Kremlin in Moscow, where they laid flowers at the Kremlin Wall... Topics: NASA, One Year Crew, Kelly, Kornienko, Space, Expedition 43, ISS
Expedition 43 Soyuz Commander Gennady Padalka and Flight Engineer Mikhail Kornienko of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos), NASA Flight Engineer Scott Kelly and their backups, Alexei Ovchinin and Sergei Volkov of Roscosmos and Jeff Williams of NASA conducted final qualification training at the Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia March 4 and 5. Padalka, Kelly and Kornienko are scheduled to launch March 27 U.S. time (March 28 Kazakh time), in the Soyuz TMA-16M... Topics: ISS, NASA, Expedition 43, 1-Year Crew
NASA Astronaut Mike Fincke and ESA European Space Agency Astronaut Luca Parmitano reflect on the inspiration that actor Leonard Nimoy’s character Mr. Spock in the television series Star Trek had on scientists, engineers, space explorers and fans around the globe. Topics: Leonard Nimoy, NASA, ESA, Star Trek, Fincke, Parmitano
NASA is continuing to make great strides towards sending humans farther than we have ever gone before. Take a look at the work being done by teams all across the nation on NASA’s exploration programs, including the Space Launch System, the Orion Crew Capsule and the Ground Systems Development and Operations Program, as they continue to propel human spaceflight into the next generation. Topics: NASA, Orion, EFT-1, SLS, GSDO, Journey to Mars
Lead Spacewalk Officer for US EVA #31 Art Thomason narrated this animation that shows the upcoming tasks for the third and final spacewalk planned for Expedition 42. NASA astronauts Barry Wilmore and Terry Virts are preparing the International Space Station for a pair of international docking adapters (IDAs) that will allow future commercial crew vehicles to dock. During US EVA #31, Wilmore and Virts will work to install the Common Communications for Visiting Vehicles (C2V2) system which will... Topics: US EVA 31, Spacewalk, Wilmore, Virt, s IDA, Docking Adapter, Commercial Crew, Expedition 42, C2V2
Lead Spacewalk Officer for US EVA #30 Sarah Korona narrated this animation that shows the upcoming tasks for the second of three spacewalks planned for Expedition 42. NASA astronauts Barry Wilmore and Terry Virts are preparing the International Space Station for a pair of international docking adapters (IDAs) that will allow future commercial crew vehicles to dock. During US EVA #30, Wilmore and Virts will work to finish routing more than 360 feet of cables that will provide power and... Topics: US EVA 30, Spacewalk, Wilmore, Virts, IDA, Docking Adapter, Commercial Crew, Canadarm2, Expedition...
NASA astronauts Barry Wilmore and Terry Virts are preparing to ready the International Space Station for a pair of international docking adapters (IDAs) that will allow future commercial crew vehicles to dock. During US EVA #29, Wilmore and Virts will work to route more than 360 feet of cables that will provide power and communication capabilities with the new IDAs. Planned to last six and a half hours, it will be the first of three consecutive spacewalks the duo is marked for. Topics: US EVA 29, Spacewalk, Wilmore, Virts, IDA, Docking Adapter, Commercial Crew
In 2015, NASA will be recognizing 50 years of spacewalking, or Extravehicular Activity (EVA). Throughout the year, NASA will be celebrating accomplishments such as these with a look towards the future. Spacewalking enhances our exploration capabilities and enables humans to go deeper into the solar system in part by suiting up. Two important dates to remember are March 18, the anniversary of the first spacewalk by Soviet cosmonaut Alexei Leonov, who left his Voskhod-2 vehicle for a... Topic: NASA
Interview with Scott Kelly, conducted at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, marking six months before his launch on a year-long mission to the International Space Station. Kelly discusses his thoughts about his upcoming trip to space with cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko and the significance of this mission designed to put crew members on board the ISS for a full year for the first time. Topics: NASA, One Year Crew
NASA Astronaut Terry Virts, aboard the International Space Station, took photos of the 2015 blizzard in the northeast United States during a night pass Wednesday, Jan. 28, as he orbited 260 miles overhead. This time-lapse video shows his track from Washington, D.C., over Baltimore to New York City and Boston. The sequence also shows lightning and a bit of aurora. Virts is a member of the Expedition 42 crew aboard the station, and has been in space since Nov. 23, 2014.... Topic: NASA
Developed in cooperation with NASA scientists and fitness professionals working directly with astronauts, the Train Like an Astronaut program is an exciting and engaging way to get the children of today up and moving. The project uses the excitement of exploration to challenge students to set physical fitness and research goals, practice physical fitness activities, and research proper nutrition, enabling each child to become our next generation of fit explorers! The International Space... Topic: NASA